THE AIRLINE OF BELIZE Tropic Air donates 13,000$
Since our first flight in 1979, we've taken pride in providing safe, affordable air travel and cargo services. From the beginning, we have put our customers and our staff first, and by doing so, have become a leader in the airline business in the region. We have not only have we grown up alongside tourism in Belize, but we have also met a lot of great people along the way and have enjoyed every minute of serving you.
Today, we carry almost 300,000 passengers a year, on over 200 flights a day, across a network covering 19 destinations and 4 countries. We’ve become the largest carrier serving the region, and stayed true to our principles in doing so.
As we spread our wings even more, we will continue to strive for the highest standards of service and success, and look forward to welcoming you aboard.
Monday, July 3, 2017
Tropic Air today awarded $13,000 in educational grants to the dependents of 21 members of staff. The grants were selected based on academic ability and merit from a large field of applicants representing all 11 destinations served in Belize.
“Tropic has a commitment to education, through its support of the Nation’s schools, sports, drug prevention programmes, and internships for those interested in the airline industry”, said John Greif III, Tropic Air’s president. “Similarly, these grants are an investment in a better and more prosperous future not just for the recipients but for our nation, because Belize will benefit for decades to come from the career achievements of these individuals. We congratulate them all”.
Since starting this program over three years ago, Tropic Air has awarded over $50,000 in educational grants to the dependents of its team members.
About Tropic Air
Founded in 1979, by John Greif III, with just a single airplane and two employees, Tropic has steadily grown to become the largest and most experienced airline in Belize. It now employs over 350 staff, and offers over 200 daily scheduled flights with 16 aircraft to 19 destinations in Belize, Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala. Chetumal, Mexico became destination number 19 on January 16th. Tropic Air joined IATA’s ISSA Registry in 2015.